Equioment Electrophysiology

<strong>Field potential recordings</strong>

Field potential recordings

Long-term potentiation (LTP) of synaptic transmission in the hippocampus of a mouse. Field excitatory postsynaptic potentials (fEPSPs) were recorded by means of an extracellular electrode positioned into the CA1 stratum radiatum. LTP was induced by high-frequency stimulation (HFS).

<strong>Patch-clamp recording</strong>

Patch-clamp recording

Patch-clamp recording of spontaneous synaptic events in a hippocampal neuron.
© MPI of Psychiatry / M. Eder / J. Dine

<strong>Fluorescence microscopy</strong>

Fluorescence microscopy

Fluorescence microscopy of neurons in the central amygdala of a mouse.

<strong>Voltage-Sensitive Dye Imaging (VSDI) </strong>

Voltage-Sensitive Dye Imaging (VSDI) 

Voltage-Sensitive Dye Imaging (VSDI) setup and recording of neuronal network activity in the hippocampus of a mouse.

<strong>Optogenetics</strong><span> </span>

Optogenetics 

Optogenetics setup and optogenetic induction (blue light pulses, upper recording traces) or inhibition (yellow light, lower recording traces) of neuronal action potential firing in the hippocampus of a mouse.

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